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5 major themes of Pope Francis' trip to Mexico

5 major themes of Pope Francis' trip to Mexico

While in Mexico for the next five days, Pope Francis is expected to take up issues that have been of central concern to his papacy.

The route he will follow from southern to northern Mexico is meant to represent the perilous journey that migrants take to reach the United States.

He also will be venturing into some of the country’s poorest and most dangerous regions, including the heart of the decade-long wave of “narco” warfare.

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Here are some of the major themes of the...

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